December 16 in History

December 16 in Pop Culture History December 16th is… Barbie and Barney Backlash Day Green Chili Day Chocolate-Covered Anything Day 1707 (Eruption) The last recorded eruption of Mount Fuji in Japan. 1773 – The Boston Tea Party. Massachusetts colonists, ‘the Sons of Liberty,’ disguised as Mohawk Indians board three British tea ships and dump 342 …

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December 15 in History

December 15 in Pop Culture History December 15th is… Cupcake Day Bill of Rights Day Cat Herders Day Lemon Cupcake Day National Wear Your Pearls Day 1827 – In the city of Boston, Massachusetts, the School Committee voted to require, effective March 1, 1828, that public school students show that they had been vaccinated against …

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December 14 in History

December 14 in Pop Culture History December 14th is… Alabama Day National Bouillabaisse Day Monkey Day More Good Today Day Roast Chestnuts Day Screwdriver Day National Screwdriver Day A screwdriver is a popular alcoholic highball drink made with orange juice and vodka. Whether you’re a longtime fan or the screwdriver or want to try it …

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December 12 In History

December 12 in Pop Culture History December 12th is… National Ambrosia Day Worldwide Candle Lighting Day National Ding-a-Ling Day Festival of Unmentionable Thoughts Gingerbread House Day Poinsettia Day 1787 – Pennsylvania became the second state to ratify the U.S. Constitution. 1901 – Guglielmo Marconi sent the first Atlantic wireless (radio) transmission (three beeps) from Cornwall, …

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December 11 In History

December 11 in Pop Culture History Babies born today were probably conceived on Saint Patrick’s Day. December 11th is… National App Day Have A Bagel Day Holiday Food Drive for the Needy Animals Day International Mountain Day Noodle Ring Day UNICEF Day for Change 1769 – Venetian Blinds were patented in London by Edward Bevan …

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December 10 in History

December 10 in Pop Culture History December 10th is… International Animal Rights Day Dewey Decimal System Day Human Rights Day Lager Day Nobel Prize Day 1033 (Earthquake) Ramala (West Bank) 1478 – Arte dell’Abbaco (‘The Art of the Abacus’), the first teaching math book, was printed and distributed in Treviso, Italy. Author unknown. 1845 – …

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December 7 In History

December 7 in Pop Culture History December 7th is… Civil Aviation Day National Cotton Candy Day National Illinois Day Letter Writing Day Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 1732 – The Covent Garden Theatre Royal (now the Royal Opera House) was opened on London. 1787 – Delaware became ‘The First State’ to ratify the US Constitution. 1869 …

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December 6 in Pop Culture History

December 6 in Pop Culture History December 6th is… Miners Day National Gazpacho Day National Microwave Oven Day Mitten Tree Day National Pawnbrokers Day St. Nicholas Day Walt Disney Day National Microwave Day Whether a microwave oven is a part of your day-to-day life or you’ve never owned one before, you can find a way …

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December 5 in Pop Culture History

December 5 in Pop Culture History December 5th is… Bathtub Party Day International Ninja Day Krampusnacht National Repeal Day National Sacher Torte Day Shelter Pets Day Volunteer Day National Cookie Day What better time than the start of the holiday season to celebrate National Cookie Day? The word cookie takes its origin from the Dutch …

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